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Bethany Collins: In Evidence

October 20 – December 9, 2016


In conjunction with Seeing|Saying: Images and Words, the Smith Gallery features an exhibition of work by Bethany Collins, entitled In Evidence. Using educational materials such as erasers, graphite, and old dictionaries – and found text from government documents, literary journals and historical records – Collins’ exhibition presents evocative works on paper, altered books, and installation that explore the relationship between race and language.



Opening Reception – Thursday, October 20, 6:00-8:00pm; gallery talk at 6:00pm

W.J.T. Mitchell lecture – Thursday, November 3, 7:00pm in the Lilly Family Gallery

Nick Sousanis lecture – Thursday, November 10, 7:00pm at Semans Lecture Hall, Belk Visual Arts Center

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“Regina José Galindo: Bearing Witness” Review in Sculpture Magazine - November 2016

Regina José Galindo: Acts of Endurance by Barbara Schreiber Regina José Galindo’s performances are often shocking and degrading. Sometimes naked, she is tasered, hit, bloodied, anesthetized, urinated on, or left for dead. “Bearing Witness,” at North Carolina’s David son College last fall, was Galindo’s first solo show in the United States. Curator Lia Newman gathered […]

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